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Little Weekend Links 18 - Little Observationist
It’s been a long week. Well, a long few weeks during which I wasn’t able to leave the house since I had eye surgery on March 8 and you can’t imagine how antsy I’ve been. The first week, I could hardly look at a screen. The second week I could manage about half hour at a time before my eye went dry or I got a headache. Now, it’s a bit better, but not quite back to normal yet. There’s nothing like a debilitating recovery period to make you appreciate and long for the mundane little details of everyday life! Photo: Spring in Hampstead, London – 2013 Here are a few links for the weekend: A fascinating look back at airplanes when they had cocktail lounges, piano bars, pubs and restaurants. Here’s a quirky collection of “Do Not Disturb” signs from around the world. 5 places I’d like to stay: Sofitel So in Bangkok, Thailand; Japamala in Malaysia; La Belle Juliette in Paris; Bedarra in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef; and The Triton in San Francisco. I am an ailurophile. How about you? Here’s the 100 most beautiful words in the English language according to one Dr. Robert Beard. This looks …